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Synonyms for stay

Synonyms for stay

to continue to be in a place

to be in existence or in a certain state for an indefinitely long time

to remain as a guest or lodger

to stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave

to prevent the occurrence or continuation of a movement, action, or operation

stay with: to persevere in some condition, action, or belief

a remaining in a place as a guest or lodger

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the act of putting off or the condition of being put off

a means or device that keeps something erect, stable, or secure

Synonyms for stay

continuing or remaining in a place or state

the state of inactivity following an interruption

a judicial order forbidding some action until an event occurs or the order is lifted

a thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e

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(nautical) brace consisting of a heavy rope or wire cable used as a support for a mast or spar

stay put (in a certain place)

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continue in a place, position, or situation

remain behind

stop or halt

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stay behind

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hang on during a trial of endurance

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stop a judicial process

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fasten with stays

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overcome or allay

References in periodicals archive ?
JS: We will release a report on the effect of Stay the Course on student academic outcomes later this summer.
And my message today to those in Iraq is: We'll stay the course.
And stay the course she will, especially if her next big project gets the green light.
What message would the committee convey to the American public to persuade them to support the government and stay the course.
The American people do not want to stay the course, and they view the problem as extending beyond the president himself to the GOP congressmen who have had majority control of both houses of Congress in recent years.
Osteoporosis treatment takes time, and earlier feedback on progress can give patients incentive to stay the course.
This is designed to be a pre-emptive message to stay the course and continue to adhere and teach to our world-class science standards, which are developed to prepare students for the global economy,'' O'Connell said.
Detlefsen, a political scientist who is sympathetic to the administration's self-styled "color-blind" philosophy, cites the familiar tendencies of bureaucracies to stay the course no matter who is at the helm.
They are determined to stay the course and it shows.
Phyllis Daugherty of the Animal Issues Movement acknowledged that the existing program has flaws but she urged the commission to stay the course.